'Islamic nations would back Israeli strike on Iran'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 6, 2010 16:58

An Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities would be quietly supported by a wide coalition of Islamic nations, including a number of extremist states, Deputy Minister of the Negev and Galilee Ayoub Kara said Saturday.

Kara, speaking at a Beersheba event, said that though none of them would admit to it publicly, Islamic nations had conveyed messages to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that they would back military action against Iran by Israel and the US.

“There is no alternative but to act [militarily] against Iran,” Kara said.


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